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Nam June Paik
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NO REWIND
by Alexandra
Anderson-Spivy



Nam June Paik, who transformed video into an art form and drove to abstraction the images of broadcast TV, died in Miami on Jan. 29, 2006. He was 73. A few days later, on Friday, Feb. 3, Paikís amazing memorial service at the Frank E. Campbell funeral chapel on Madison Avenue reminded everyone there that the art world had lost one of its most joyful and subversive elders. Nam Juneís last rites were a rare mix of the sublime and the outrageous.

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